Synonyms for blunted
- water down
- take the edge off
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BLUNTED
His uneasiness, his exasperation, his scorn were blunted at last by all these trying hours.
Some of the finest intellects in the world have been blunted by liquor.
His feelings had become so blunted that he did not care how soon he was shot in the back.
A blunted peak and a low black line, from the glittering waste of snow.
They had, in effect, a ready-made craft not unlike a canoe with blunted bows.
His own offence counted as naught, so blunted was his moral sense.
It is a wrong to whose acuteness we are blunted by familiarity.
Before 1872 the keenness of Northern radicalism was blunted.
As I told you, in the presence of so much death the sensibilities are blunted.
Don't put too fine a point to your wit for fear it should get blunted.